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Hodges, Melendez to retire after a combined six decades of coaching

April 29, 2020

After a combined 60 years of experience as the head coaches of City College teams, basketball coach Morris Hodges and golf coach Chuck Melendez will be retiring at the end of the school year. The two...

Men & Women’s golf – Melendez earns third straight coach award

February 7, 2007

Head Golf Coach Chuck Melendez was deemed the Western State Conference Coach of the Year for the third straight year on Jan. 27, his leadership on behalf of his leadership for both the men and women's...

Women’s Golf-Group strong in opening rounds

September 17, 2008

The women's golf team came in second place at the Desert Classic Invitational in Palm Springs over the weekend, with a score of 646. Of the 15 teams competing, the Vaqueros were beat out only by Sierra...

Top Vaquero golfer leads young team toward playoffs.

August 29, 2007

Chris Satterlee first picked up golf clubs at the age of 10 in Gilroy, California. Nine years later, he's City College's top men's player, and he dreams of playing on the PGA Tour. "He's a great person,...

Fishing for a grade

May 1, 2007

For some students it takes going to college to learn how to catch a fish.Coastal fishing teacher Chuck Melendez has been teaching students how to cast a line here at City College since 1991."It's always...

Women’s Golf team wins State Championship

November 29, 2006

The City College Women's golf team capped off a dominant season as they won the State Championship Tournament held Nov. 12 and 13 in Fresno."I feel great," head coach Chuck Melendez said of the victory....

City College takes first place in Western State Conference once again

November 9, 2006

The Lady Vaqueros succeeded in winning the championship in the Western State Conference for the second year running; this year's match was held at the River Lakes Gold course in Bakersfield played Oct....

City College winning streak comes to an end

October 24, 2006

The Lady Vaqueros took fifth place in the Monterey Bay Invitational tournement at the Black Horse Golf Course Oct. 16 to 18, which was their first time missing first place since the Western State Conference...

Brief – Alimonda leads SBCC to another first-place finishAlimonda leads SBCC to another first-place finish

October 18, 2006

The Lady Vaqueros once again placed first in a Western State Conference match, this time at the PPC Valencia course. Like last week, College of the Canyons gave stiff competition taking second place."I...

Men’s Golf: Takes No. 2, still advances

May 8, 2006

The men's golf team finished second in a sudden-death tie-breaker at the May 1 SoCal Regionals, propelling them to the state championships in Temecula, Calif. Monday."We were really happy that we played...

Men’s golf team headed to regionals

April 25, 2006

The City College men's golf team is gearing up for the Southern California Regional Championships Monday, ranked No. 2 behind College of the Canyons."I'm very happy with how the season's going," coach...

Golf coach tees off on his next chapter after 30 years at SBCC

Hole 18 at Glen Annie Golf Course in Goleta, Calif., on Sept. 24, 2018.
May 6, 2020

After 30 years and four state championships, Chuck Melendez is taking a step back from his duties as head coach of the mens and women’s golf teams at City College at the end of this semester.  “I...

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